Type: Trad, 35 ft
FA: J Woodward, A Woodward, 1977
Page Views: 172 total · 3/month
Shared By: Nick Russell on Nov 23, 2013
Admins: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron

You & This Route

1 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do · View List

Your Star Rating:

     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:

-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick


Bold, technical, implausible climbing on perfect rock: a Roaches classic. Wings takes a central line up the slab, past some curious crucial pockets.

The undercut start is the crux, with a hard rockover move to gain the slab. Easier but unprotected moves up and left gain a pocket and gear (BD #1). Rock up to gain a standing position in the pocket, from which you can look longingly at the top. A wild dyno gives you the extra inches required, and a big rush!


Straight up the centre of the Hard Very Far Skyline buttress.


A BD .5 and maybe a smaller cam in a flare may protect the starting move. The crucial gear in the pocket is a BD #1